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Half Sauced Barbeque

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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4185 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2151
+1 573-348-3200
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Mon 11:00 - 20:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Everyone lived their meal. The portions are large. Cindy was able to tell us about items that were not on the menu. She is an example of the quality service you can find at the lake.

Thank Dave M
Wentzville, Missouri
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Small place with a great smoke smell as you walk in door. Shared sampler platter and was plenty for 2. Ribs, pulled pork and brisket very good. Burnt ends also good. Pit beans and creamy cole slaw excellent side choices. Other family had pork topped baked potato and 2 meat platter with smoked sausage and pulled pork. No complaints from... More 

Thank JRoo2105
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! I had the best brisket I've had at the lake yet, at Half Sauced last week! Believe I could eat it every day! I only tried one bbq sauce, it was the sweet and it was outstanding!

Thank PlastererKS
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

A great place to eat BBQ had the pulled chicken sandwich coleslaw and beer battered fries. Was awesome

Thank criticcc
Camdenton, Missouri
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my husband for a dinner date. The restaurant itself lacks ambience and is very casual not a place for a nice dinner. The food was pretty good but tasted like we were eating leftover BBQ that was warmed up for us. The side dishes were okay but nothing special. We will try it again sometime and give... More 

Thank Wolfgangtaffy
Hartsburg, Missouri
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72 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Over the years, my wife and I have made a habit of stopping at Half Sauced when we arrive at the Lake. We get carry out, taking it home to eat as we open up the house for the weekend. My wife gets the pulled pork sandwich, I get the burnt ends sandwich. We both get the "pit" beans and... More 

Thank George Z
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

There are several BBQ establishments at the lake but this is the best! They do not offer a full bar for beverages and the atmosphere is small and quaint, but very good food!

Thank suek7278
Urbana, Illinois
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We hit Half Sauced after the lunch hour, so service was great & the wait for food was minimal. My son & I enjoyed their Brunswick stew made with brisket & a tomato base. Excellent! Then, the guys split a sampler platter & we had to box up a slab of ribs to take home. Just a great deal to... More 

Thank YvonneV1954
Boonville, Missouri
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great pork chop dinner. Good selection on the menu. Was fast and friendly, close to the outlet mall and other attractions.

Thank MellorTrailers
Camdenton, Missouri
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I make some pretty good smoked meats but when it comes to brisket, I won't waste my time. I'll go to Half-Sauced!! Not too impressed with their ribs or burnt ends. Good atmosphere, good quality and definitely affordable. Two people shared the combo platter and it was plenty. Personnel were also very friendly and nice. Worth the time.

Thank langleyj2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4185 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-2151
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Osage Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 573-348-3200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?